Blog: Sadiq Khan criticises ‘denial’ of Brexit’s ‘immense damage’ – The Independent

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan is set to criticise the government’s “denial and avoidance” of the “immense damage” Brexit is doing to the country.

He will argue for a shift away from the current “unnecessarily hardline version” of Brexit and call for a “pragmatic” debate on rejoining the EU customs union and single market.

In a speech at London’s Mansion House dinner on Thursday, the mayor is expected to say: “I simply can’t keep quiet about the immense damage Brexit is doing.

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